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Ages 10 months to 12 years


Join us this fall for education programs tailor-made for you and your youngest explorer. Enjoy art, animal encounters, active games, themed activities, and more! Sign up now – space is limited!

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Backstage Safari

An adventure you’ll never forget! Take an exclusive 90-minute guided tour and get the inside scoop on how we care for our animals every single day – now with two different experiences to choose from!

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Support your Dallas Zoo animals by making a symbolic adoption today! Gift or take home a friend to contribute to the world-class habitats and nourishment of over 2,000 animal residents, starting at just $35.

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Summer Camps at the Zoo

Register your young zoologist now for Wild Adventures Camp! Children entering grades K-6th will find their summer full of fun animal encounters, educational tours, creative projects, and more.

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Wild Explorer VR Experience

Step into worlds like never before with this virtual reality experience – now with five new films! This outdoor theater featuring motion platform seating and 360-degree VR headsets will take you on a wild adventure.

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Join and save 10%!

Right now, you can save 10% on a membership at the Passport level or above! Dallas Zoo members get FREE daily admission and parking, discounts throughout the Zoo, invitations to member-only events, and more.

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